Atlanta Jewish Film Festival Opening Night
The Atlanta Jewish Film Festival (AJFF), the world’s largest Jewish film festival, has announced its Opening Night will feature a screening of the thriller Remember, from Oscar-nominated director Atom Egoyan and starring Oscar-winners Christopher Plummer and Martin Landau. AJFF will return for another expansive 23 days from Tuesday, January 26 through Wednesday, February 17, 2016.
Opening Night will return to the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre, where it’s been held since 2014.
Marking the 16th annual edition of the Atlanta Jewish Film Festival, a “Sweet Sixteen”-themed Gala reception for Sponsor-level and Patron-level supporters will be held beginning at 5:00 PM with the program starting at 7:30 PM.
The Gala will feature a food tasting by local and Israeli celebrity chefs, an open bar, and live entertainment. Restaurants and chefs participating in the Gala include Bistro Niko, Davio’s Northern Italian Steakhouse, Del Frisco’s Grill, Dolce, For All Occasions & More (Kosher), The General Muir, Ouzaria (Israeli Chef), Paces & Vine, Il Giallo Osteria & Bar, Restaurant Eugene, Rumi’s Kitchen, South City Kitchen, Sprinkles Cupcakes and Batdorf & Bronson.